Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Cory Brandon Roberson

12/20/1985 - 01/27/2023

Cory Brandon Roberson of Marble NC and lifelong Cherokee county resident, passed away unexpectedly on January 27, 2023.

Cory loved God and his family. He loved reading his Bible and studying Gods word. Cory also enjoyed working on computers and history.

Cory was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Clifford Sr and Jeanette Bone of Waynesville NC and paternal grandparents Edward and Ruth Roberson and his dad Jack Roberson. Stepfathers David Hembree and Mark Anthony Hamilton all of Murphy, an uncle Michael Bone of Murphy and Bryson City NC.

Cory is survived by his long-time fiancé (wife) Cedra Lance: his mother, Edie Hembree; his sons Caleb and Caden Roberson; a daughter Saphira Roberson of the home; his brothers Tommy and wife Christy and Eric Roberson all of Murphy and Marble NC; his maternal uncles Ricky Bone and wife Leslie of Toccoa Ga and Clifford Bone Jr of Waynesville, NC and lots of cousins.

A celebration of his life will be scheduled at a later date.

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Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.